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Mirage Enterprises (Firm)

Overview
Works: 87 works in 481 publications in 4 languages and 37,153 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Comedy films  Romance films  Biographical films  Historical films  History  Legal films  Romantic comedy films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mirage Enterprises (Firm)
Michael Clayton by Tony Gilroy( Visual )

21 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and French and held by 2,718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Attorney Michael Clayton is a 'fixer' the go-to guy when his powerful New York law firm wants a mess swept under the rug. But now he's handed a crisis even he may not be able to fix. The firm's top litigator in a $3-billion case has gone from advocate to whistleblower. And the more Michael tries to undo the damage, the more he's up against forces that put corporate survival over human life --including Michael's."--Publisher
Cold Mountain by Anthony Minghella( Visual )

35 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the end of the Civil War, a wounded Confederate soldier attempts to return to the woman he left behind
Sense and sensibility by Ang Lee( Visual )

28 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 2,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the Dashwood sisters, sensible Elinor and passionate Marianne, whose chances at marriage seem doomed by their family's sudden loss of fortune
The reader by Stephen Daldry( Visual )

29 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Post-WWII, Germany. Michael Berg is a teenager who becomes ill and is helped home by Hanna, a stranger twice his age. Michael recovers from scarlet fever and seeks out Hanna to thank her. The two are quickly drawn into a passionate but secretive affair. Michael discovers that Hanna loves being read to and their physical relationship deepens. Hanna is enthralled as Michael reads to her from different works of literature. Despite their intense bond, Hanna mysteriously disappears one day and Michael is left confused and heartbroken. Eight years later, he is stunned to find Hanna back in his life, only this time as a defendant in the courtroom. As Hanna's past is revealed, Michael uncovers a deep secret that will impact both of their lives
Out of Africa by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

20 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 2,155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fascinating true story of Karen Blixen, the writer Isak Dinesen, a strong-willed woman who, with her philandering husband, runs a coffee plantation in Kenya circa 1914. To her astonishment she soon finds herself falling in love wiht the land, its people and a mysterious white hunter
The Firm by John Grisham( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in English and held by 1,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mitch McDeere is a brilliant and ambitious Harvard Law grad. Driven by a fierce desire to bury his working-class past, Mitch joins a small, prosperous Memphis firm that affords Mitch and his wife and affluent lifestyle beyond their wildest dreams. However, when FBI agents confront him with evidence of corruption and murder within the firm, Mitch sets out to find the truth in a deadly crossfire between the FBI, the Mob, and a force that will stop at nothing to protect its interests
Iris by Richard Eyre( Visual )

25 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from the memoirs of literary critic John Bayley, the film recounts his courtship of and long marriage to British novelist Iris Murdoch. The scenario tacks back and forth from the young Iris--ready to seduce one and all with her coy command of words and sex appeal--to the elder Iris--slowly giving way to the cruel erasure of Alzheimer's
The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith( Visual )

13 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Ripley is a calculating young man who believes it's better to be a fake somebody than a real nobody. He's hired to go to Italy to bring back the playboy son of a millionaire and soon is plunged into a daring scheme of duplicity, lies and murder
The Quiet American by Phillip Noyce( Visual )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 1,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story that led to the events of the United States military involvement in Vietnam. Here, a love triangle between a British journalist, his mistress, and a mysterious CIA operative evolves into a much greater mystery that eventually leads to murder and deception
Sliding Doors by Peter Howitt( Visual )

21 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 1,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London woman's love life and career both hinge, unknown to her, on whether or not she catches a train
Tootsie by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in English and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Michael Dorsey is a talented actor, but his demanding nature and stubborn temperament have antagonized every producer in New York. Now his agent insists no one will hire him. But Michael needs money - eight thousand dollars to be exact - and to earn it, he's willing to play the role of a lifetime"--Container
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency( Visual )

14 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Mma Ramotste, a recently bereaved woman, as she sets up the only woman-run Private Detective Agency in Botswana and her attempts to get it off the ground. She gets help from Mma Makutsi, her new secretary, and Mr. JLB Matekoni, the owner and super mechanic of the wonderful Speedy Motors. Mma Ramotste takes on cases, meets many new people who need her help - from a woman who thinks the man who has turned up at her door is not her father, to another lady who has a boyfriend who may or may not be faithful to her
Scrooged by Richard Donner( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Cross, who has made the meteoric rise from the depths of the mailroom to TV network president, is mean, nasty, uncaring, unforgiving and has a sadistic sense of humor. Before the night is over, he'll be visited by a maniacal New York cab driver from the past, a present-day fairy who's into praffalls and, finally, a ghoulish, seven-foot headless messenger from the future
Dead again by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

15 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike Church, an L.A. gumshoe with a knack for wisecracks and tracing missing persons, doesn't have a clue when he's hired to help a beautiful amnesia victim tormented by nightmares. Then an eccentric antiques dealer and hypnotist leads Church to believe the source of the nightmares may lie in a past-life connection to Margaret Strauss, a world-famous pianist allegedly murdered by her composer husband in 1948
Sabrina by Billy Wilder( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 977 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The daughter of the chauffeur returns from Paris and dazzles the family's two sons
Sketches of Frank Gehry by Sydney Pollack( Visual )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thanks to computer technology, Frank Gehry's minimal, erratically penned, squiggly sketches are translated by a team of model makers, software wizards, and engineers into plans that evolve into grand monuments. This exploration of Gehry's basic philosophy, early influences, and somewhat mysterious process, provide a fresh perspective into how architecture, and this architect, works
Recount by corners Four( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores one of the most dramatic and controversial events in recent U.S. election history, which shook a nation's faith in the ability to stage a fair and open election
Major league by David S Ward( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new woman owner of the Cleveland Indians wants to move the franchise to Florida, and her only chance is a losing year. So she signs a bunch of screwballs in hopes that they'll blow the season
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The Firm
Alternative Names
Mirage.

Mirage Enterprises Filmproduktionsgesellschaft

Mirage (Firm)

Mirage Productions (active 1988)

Mirage Productions (Firm)

幻影製片公司

Languages
English (287)

French (4)

Spanish (1)

Turkish (1)

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IrisThe No. 1 Ladies' Detective AgencySketches of Frank GehryRecountMajor league